Hepatitis Prevention Guide For LGBT | VaxCorp Indonesia

In the previous article, we’ve talked about how the emerging Open-minded Sexual Practices and Orientations including LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans) culture contributes significantly in risks for Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs). Particularly in concern is the Hepatitis Infection that are rising as a consequence to unsafe sexual practices. Here we will discuss about the Hepatitis…

Hepatitis Infection Guide For LGBT | VaxCorp Indonesia

With technological developments bringing the world closer together, it gets easier for more people to connect with each other by every passing day. This of course brings all the advantages in various sectors of life; faster communication, better business, easier commute, larger peer networks, etc. But ultimately it all comes down to inter-personal, human relationships.…

Jakarta Flooding, 2017 – Are You Prepared?

During the rainy season, many regions of the country were hit by rounds of typhoon and heavy rain fall. Consequently, ordeals such as the most recent Jakarta Flooding occurs (February, 2017). This results in not only housing and material damages but also health casualties and even death. Flooding is also a consequence that follows heavy…

Reasons Why You Should Not Vaccinate!

“Vaccination is a personal decision. It is MY LIFE! Therefore it is MY CHOICE¬†whether I should or should not vaccinate.” The debate surrounding vaccination is a rather persistent and fierce one. There are countless ongoing talks steering people into the idea that they should not vaccinate. From conspiracies by anti-vaccine activists to hate-blogs by self-entitled…

Typhoid Vaccine – Who Should Get It (and Why!)

The burden of typhoid fever (locally referred by Indonesians as Sakit Tipes, Sakit Tipus) remains high in areas with high density population (people > land). This is due to lack of food-handling hygiene, and overall sanitation. Increasing antibiotic resistance ¬†is also making treatment more and more costly. Although improvements in water and sanitation infrastructure and…